Casa Alba
Via Fillungo 142
0583 495361

Only 5 rooms, and on the second floor with no lift, this place is charming nonetheless. Owner speaks English, clerk does not. Located in historical center of town. €60-85/night, October 2007.

Hotel Hambros il Parco
Via Pesciatina 197 55012

Hotel Hambros Il Parco lies in the park of the eighteenth century "Villa Banchieri". The hotel is in the closest countryside, a few kilometers outside the historical center of Lucca.

Accommodations are plentiful, and cheaper than in Florence or Siena.The best stay is at San Giuliano Terme health giving waters are still offered to an international clientele on the road which runs along the foot of the hills from Pisa to Lucca.

Youth Hostel
Via della Cavallerizza
+39 0583 469957

Inside the city walls, near the northern town wall. Being a former library, it has lots of spacious sitting rooms and sofas. No kitchen, no curfew, no lockout, free wifi.

Top end
Palazzo Tucci"
Piazza San Michele, 30

Via cesare battisti, 13 +39 0583 464279. boutique hotel and historical residence located in the heart of city centre.